How an MBO Program Helped me Get my Dream Car

Do you remember your first car? Most people do – likely because it’s connected to fond memories of that initial taste of freedom. My first car was a 1993 Honda Civic with 260,000 miles on it. Though the car was nearly as old as me, it ran like a champ, and its speed and color quickly garnered it the nickname “White Lightening” among my friends. I loved White Lightening, and though it saw its final days…

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5 Ways to Improve your Mondays

The dislike of Mondays is extremely pervasive- between Garfield’s famous distaste for the day, Office Space’s ‘case of the Mondays jokes’, and enough anti-Monday memes to fill your Twitter feed for days, I have to question if we’re setting ourselves up to hate Mondays? Is it a self-fulfilling prophecy where we expect the day to bum us out and so it does? Sure, Monday signifies the end of your carefree weekend, and…

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Want a Nap Pod? Us too.

Now that I have your attention with the promise of a nap pod, a pricey contraption used to give weary engineers at Google a much-needed late-afternoon siesta, we can talk about what the nap pod represents. The nap pod embodies an attempt to create the perfect culture.

While Google has spared no expense to retain their top employees- from free haircuts and dry-cleaning, to five paid months of maternity leave; the reality is not every…

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